Head Planning & Reporting

Airtel Nigeria

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Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa.

With headquarters in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 5 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers.

In India, the company's product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G services, fixed line, high-speed broadband through DSL, IPTV, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers.

In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G mobile services. 

Bharti Airtel had over 264 million customers across its operations at the end of July 2012.

At Airtel, we look for passionate and energetic individuals, who are ready to push themselves in order to help us reach our goal.

Do you want to work in a fast paced dynamic and challenging environment?

Are you ready to plan, monitor and ensure achievement of the customer and revenue market share objectives set for zonal operations?

Are you multi-tasking enough to supervise and influence multiple teams to deliver operational excellence in customer service, channel management, and market expansion?

If your answers have all been YES, then Airtel is the place for you!

Don't let this opportunity pass you by!!

Apply immediately!!!


Job description

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and coordinating the management reporting and budgeting & forecasting process, including the short and long-term projections of business performance over varying economic and market scenarios.

She/He will also be involved in decision support analysis to aid key decision making.


Duties and Responsibilities

Planning & Forecasting -

  • Build annual operating plan [AOP] financials, based on functional and operational inputs
  • Prepare monthly flash & forecast (F&F)
  • Review of monthly/quarterly analysis of variance
  • Preparation and updating of long-term business projections -
  • Prepare medium and long range plans
  • Evaluate the telecoms market dynamics and impact on business performance


External Benchmarking -

  • Issue quarterly competitor analysis
  • Monthly & Quarterly Reporting Packs -
  • Prepare monthly reporting packs for function
  • Monthly review deck for Board
  • Quarterly review deck for Audit Committee


Business Modeling -

Design and develop complex business planning models


Ensure Engaged Employees -

  • Develop and motivate team members through structured training and on the job coaching
  • Establish performance expectations and regularly review individual performance
  • Recommend appropriate rewards and recognition
  • Prepare plans to action engagement feedback for team
  • Relevant Skill and Experience
  • A BSc degree; Profesional qualification in Accounting
  • MBA an added advantage
  • Strong analytical/decision-making skills
  • Team leadership
  • 10-13 years in FMCG & Telecoms, In-depth knowledge of the telecoms industry
  • MS Excel proficiency


Behavioural Attributes

  • High level of commitment
  • Result oriented, analytical & leadership skills
  • Strong financial analysis and reporting skills
  • Excellent communication skill and ability to interact effectively with top management
  • Ownership and a positive can-do spirit
  • High energy and ability to motivate a team
  • Attention to detail and the ability to translate financial data into usable business intelligence
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment with frequently changing priorities and to meet deadlines under pressure

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Airtel Nigeria

Job Level

Manager (Staff Supervisor/Head of Department)




Consulting/Business Strategy & Planning

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

10 - 15 years